Ana Moura

Desfado is the fifth album by Portuguese fado singer Ana Moura. It was produced by American record producer Larry Klein in Hollywood, California, and was released on 12 November 2012 in Portugal through Universal Music Portugal, and on 13 February 2013 in the United States by Decca RecordsDesfado was met with generally positive reviews by music critics, who praised Moura’s vocals. The album counted with the participation of Portuguese songwriters Manel Cruz, Márcia Santos, Pedro da Silva MartinsAntónio Zambujo, and Pedro Abrunhosa, among many others, for the composition of the themes.